Dr. Shwetha T S

Assistant Professor

Department of Clinical Psychology


    Shwetha T S is Assistant Professor in Department of Clinical Psychology –Manipal College of Health Professions, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal.

    In addition to the teaching responsibilities of M.Phil. & M.Sc. Clinical Psychology,

    She is:

    •  Clinical Consultant
    •  Teaching UG, PG and MPhil
    •  Internal and External Examiner
    •  Supervising Community Posting
    •  ISO co-coordinator
    •  In-charge of Stroke Rehabilitation Clinic
    •  Member of Institutional Research Committee(IRC) and DAC Member.


Subject Subject code Semester
Qualitative Research Third semester
CBT Fourth Semester
Behavioural Medicine II MPhil Students
Psychotherapy and counseling II MPhil Students
Psychosocial foundations of behavior I MPhil Students
Psychological Testing I MPhil Students
Clinical Psychology BASLP,BPT,RRT,CVT,RT,BOT
Clinical Psychology PSW.PG Psychiatry
Psychological Testing BSc, MSc Nursing


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
M.Sc. Clinical and Counseling SDMPG College and Research Studies 2007
M.Phil. Clinical Counseling Institute of Rehabilitation Center 2011
Postgraduate Diploma Clinical Ethics Yenepoya University in collaboration with Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany 2016
PhD Psychology SDMPG College and Research Studies Mangalore University 2017


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Oxford College of Arts Lecturer Teaching 2 years
Department of Psychiatry & Peadiatrics Assistant Professor Clinical and Teaching 5 years 6 months
Department of Clinical Psychology Assistant Professor Teaching faculty and Clinical supervisor 7th August 2017 –till date

Anxiety Sensitivity in Panic Disorder


Principle investigator Research Period :2009-2011

Children of Devadasis-A Psychosocial Research

2016 Publication of APA Division 35 Section IV Shwetha.T.S

Principle investigator Research period: 2011-2016


Area of Interest

Child and Adolescent, Sexuality and Special Populations, Anxiety Disorders, Child Sexual Abuse

Area of Expertise

Clinical and Teaching

Area of Research

Cultural Studies, Special Population, Anxiety Disorders

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Professional Affiliations:

S.D.M. College, Alumni Association (P.G. Department Psychology): Life Member

Indian Academy of Applied Psychology (IAAP)                         : Life member

Indian Association of Clinical Psychologist(IACP)                     : Life member

Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors & Therapists (ASECT): Life member

Social Scientist in Ethics Committee(A.J.I.M.S)                           :2012 to 2017

Anti-Ragging Committee (A.J.I.M.S)                                             :2012 to 2017



  • Merit Award for highest marks in Optional Kannada Language for all 3 Years in B.A.
  • Certificate of Appreciation for working with Disable people given by Samarthana Trust for the Disabled.
  • Research paper entitled: Anxiety Sensitivity in Panic Disorder received Best Paper Award Presented at 41st National Annual Conference of the Indian Association of Clinical Psychologist, 2015.
  • Ph.D. Research paper entitled: Devadasi system and Social exclusion –A qualitative study was awarded as Best Paper at International Conference on Women Empowerment & Social Sciences, March 05–07,2015, The American College in collaboration with International Multidisciplinary Research Foundation, India.
  • BOS –Member of SDM Degree College, Ujire, DK.
  • BOS-Member for Mangalore University, Mangalore.
  • BOE-Member of SDM PG college,Ujire nominated by Mangalore University for 2019-2022

Multidisciplinary Approach to Road Rage-A Critical Review

Shwetha .T.S Seemanthini.T.S

Handbook of Management and Behavioral Science, Delhi, India , Vol-VII, June, Wisdom Publications 2012

Absence of father figure and its repercussions on children of devadasis

Shwetha.T.S. Manjula.M.Y

International Journal of Psycho Social Research, December,Volume-III,No.2,2014

Devadasi system and social exclusion –A qualitative study

Shwetha.T.S Manjula.M.Y

No Human Rights International Research Journal,2015, Volume: III, Issue:1

Devadasi system and its impact on their children

Shwetha.T.S. Manjula.M.Y

Indian Journal of Applied Research, Volume:5,Issue : 1,Jan,2015.

    Commercial Sex Work in India-Nalini Tells her story”

    2016 Publication of APA Division 35 Section IV

    Perspective- on lesbian, bisexual and transgender concerns”, 2016 Publication of APA Division 35 Section IV